Meaning of particulate
Pronunciation: (pur-tik'yu-lit, -lāt", pu-tik'-, pär-), [key]
- of, pertaining to, or composed of distinct particles.
- a separate and distinct particle.
- a material composed of such particles.
- tests to analyze diesel particulates.
- the aggregate of such particles, esp. as produced by one source:tests to analyze diesel particulates.
- Meteorol.solid or liquid particles suspended in the atmosphere, esp. pollutants.
- particulate (Thesaurus)